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Re: [hylafax-users] SOLVED Basic sendfax failures - "no_formatter" but GS installed?
> And the reason is: chroot
Makes sense. The difference is that for other packages that do this (eg, bind/named) I think they keep their executables outside of /var and don't have any scripts there.
I'm playing with using the symlink ( /var/spool/hylafax/bin --> /usr/local/bin/hylafaxbin ) to see if that solves the need here without having to remove the /var noexec flag and doesn't introduce any major security holes.
> Or, if you don't like /var/spool/hylafax, you can easily put it
> somewhere else, (like /data/hylafxa, or /opt/hylafax, or /home/fax, or
> anywhere) where you don't have noexec.
The problem with this is giving up the "install and forget" nature of using the pre-rolled RPM package for RHEL, and being able to say "my configuration is bog-standard" when asking the hylafax-users list for help. :)
Thanks for the info.
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